Wrightsdale Baptist Church will be one of two collection points for Operation Christmas Child.
The church will collect shoebox-size containers filled with items for children.
If you build it, he will come.
That's the most famous line from the 1989 baseball fantasy film, Field of Dreams.
It may work for a fictional Iowa ball field, but it's not a good plan for 21st century churches, Pastor Steve Sheldon said last week.
The fence is up, the mulch has been delivered, and pieces of equipment are ready for installation.
Volunteers now have a few days to put it all together to have the new playground at Wrightsdale Baptist Church ready for its dedication on Sunday, October 12.
The idea came together quickly, said Brad Thorne, the church's director of family ministries.
"We don't have a place for kids to play after church," he said.
Daycare won't be provided for the full-day financial seminar at Wrightsdale Baptist Church on Saturday, January 25.
That's because the kids will be participating with their parents.
Among other events, they will participate in an adaptation of Milton Bradley's first game, Life.